In Welcome to the Terrordome on This Modern World, Jonathan Schwarz argues that “living through the decadent phase of the American empire is going to be REALLY EXCITING,” as evidenced by McCain’s pick of Sarah Palin as his running mate.

Oh, my. Read it. Then weep, or laugh, or both, hysterically. Or just sigh because you know it’s true and there’s nothing you can do about it.